Heavy Rainfall Possible Across the Central U.S.; Poor Air Quality Across the Northwest and North Central States

Thunderstorms will produce locally heavy rainfall and possibly some flash flooding across central portions of the country through tonight, with a few strong to locally severe thunderstorms possible. Otherwise, smoke from the wildfires burning across western North America will continue to create poor air quality across northern portions of the country. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mount Airy/Surry County Airport (KMWK)

Lat: 36.46°NLon: 80.55°WElev: 1224ft.

Fog

69°F

21°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Last update 19 Aug 7:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Mount Airy / Surry County Airport NC

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Areas of fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Areas of fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Light east wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    and Areas Fog

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Areas of fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Areas Fog

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Areas of fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Areas of fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Light east wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Areas of fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Mount Airy / Surry County Airport NC
 36.47°N 80.57°W (Elev. 1099 ft)
6:31 am EDT Aug 19, 2018
7am EDT Aug 19, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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